Posts Tagged ‘minimal’

Day 28 – 30 day art challenge

Day 28 – 30 day art challenge

Challenge: Draw any subject matter without lifting the pen from the paper. The lines cannot cross any former paths I really enjoyed this exercise because it made me break down the subject, and really simplify it too it’s pure form. It was hard, but only because non of the lines could cross, which I think [...]


Day 27 – 30 day art challenge

Day 27 – 30 day art challenge

Challenge: Draw any subject matter, but it must be in the style of Expressionism / Fauvism – Expressionism and Fauvism is not feeling compelled to use realistic colors or using real perspective to recreate an illusion of reality. Instead, colours are used to create an emotional impact, to represent the mood so to speak This [...]


Day 18 – 30 day art challenge

Day 18 – 30 day art challenge

Challenge: IF I WERE AN… (done weekly): animal, what would I be? I would be a… And Ana-Maria would be a…


Day 16 – 30 day art challenge

Day 16 – 30 day art challenge

Challenge: Create a set of 4 stamps using the theme ‘canadian’ This was a hard one, but only because I wasn’t allowed to use my computer. I had so many good ideas, but it meant using technology to acquire the special effects I had in mind. In the end I’m happy with my result, and [...]


Day 10 – 30 day art challenge

Day 10 – 30 day art challenge

Challenge: BLACK and WHITE ONLY (done weekly): Draw a person using only geometric shapes I first sketched mine and re-traced it with a marker (first image), then I wanted to see what it would look like if I made a block print out of it (second image). I’m liking the second version, although I would [...]


Day 3 – 30 day art challenge

Day 3 – 30 day art challenge

Challenge for today: BLACK and WHITE ONLY (done weekly): self-portrait Self portraits have been done by artist since the earliest of times. They are always hard to do because they are solely an exploration of self. How do we see ourselves, how do we think people see us, and how do we want to be [...]